Posted December 6, 2016 2 years 10 months ago

Purchasing & Materials Manager


Lindsay Broadband, Peterborough, ON


A job with Lindsay Broadband will be unlike any other you’ve ever had. We are located steps away from one of Canada’s most beautiful resort areas, yet only an hour and half from Canada’s largest city.

At Lindsay, you can enjoy the lifestyle the area provides, while being part of a dynamic organization that services countries worldwide. We invite you to pursue a career with us in our challenging and ever-changing environment.


We are seeking an experienced Purchasing & Materials Manager in our Peterborough facility.   You will be involved in all aspects of purchasing of electronic and mechanical components, including the identification of demand, placement of orders, management and optimization of inventory, and management of supplier performance and product availability.    You will have a very customer focused approach in order to maximize cost efficiencies, without sacrificing quality.   You will provide support to ensure an efficient production schedule in order to meet customer demand.   Sourcing new suppliers and building stronger relationships with new and existing vendors will be a key objective.


Qualifications of Successful Candidates

  • Diploma/Degree from accredited educational institution in procurement, purchasing and/or supply chain management.
  • Min three (3) years of experience in purchasing;
  • Excellent negotiating skills and adaptability skills to approach different situations accordingly;
  • MS office proficiency required;
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, planning, problem solving and organizational skills;
  • Manufacturing and experience with M2M ERP system would be advantageous;



  • Base salary will commensurate with experience
  • Profit sharing bonus opportunity
  • Health benefits


Lindsay Broadband Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


Interested Candidates are asked to forward their resumes via email to  We would like to thank all those who apply, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.